Here, we discuss options to reform the EU genetically modified organism (GMO) regulatory framework, to make risk assessment and decision-making more consistent with scientific principles, and to lay the groundwork for international coherence. We discussed the scope and definitions in a previous article and, thus, here we focus on the procedures for risk assessment and risk management.

EU, GMO, legislative reform, risk assessment, risk management,
Trends in Biotechnology
Rotterdam Institute of Law and Economics

Eriksson, D. (Dennis), Custers, R. (René), Edvardsson Björnberg, K. (Karin), Hansson, S.O. (Sven Ove), Purnhagen, K.P, Qaim, M. (Matin), … Visser, R.G.F. (2020). Options to Reform the European Union Legislation on GMOs: Risk Governance. Trends in Biotechnology, 38(4), 349–351. doi:10.1016/j.tibtech.2019.12.016